***UPDATE AND INFORMATION DURING COVID-19***
MDCS continues to be a support and therapeutic environment for those in need during these difficult times. Although our office is closed for safety, our services continue via telehealth (video and telephone) modalities. Due to this, there is flexibility in the times and days of when you will be able to receive the therapy from our caring professional clinicians. Now more than ever if you are if you need therapy please reach out. If you are unable to pay, or are worried about the ability to pay, we stress to not let this be a barrier to your therapy. We will work with you to receive the support you need.


MDCS stands in the fight with Black Lives Matter. MDCS staff continue to support anti-oppressive and anti-racist actions in New York and across the globe. We pride ourselves on maintaining an environment for staff and clients to explore how injustices have impacted each individual.

Maria Droste Counseling Services

Fees & Insurance

We believe there is great value in the self-regard that comes from paying a just, fair and affordable fee for treatment.

We provide support for out-of-network reimbursement. *Please talk with your individual clinician around this. Some of our therapists are Medicare providers. We do not accept Medicaid.

Payment is requested at the time of each session.

We accept Visa, MasterCard & Discover credits cards, cash, and check.

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Fees / Insurance

In order to make counseling affordable we work on a sliding scale. The fee is determined based upon the client’s individual financial situation.

*Individual Session Fee's are determind on a sliding scale. Please understand that we do our best to provide services for all our clients at a fair price.

Individual Sessions

Sliding scale fee

  • *Fee is determinded on a sliding scale
  • Medicare accepted.
  • We do not accept insurance.

Group Sessions

$35 / per visit

  • No sliding scale fee.